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Sr Information Security Engineer, Data Protection- Telecommute

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Chicago
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Positions in this function are involved in monitoring, evaluating, and maintaining systems and procedures to safeguard internal information systems, networks, databases, and Web-based security. Conduct vulnerability assessments and monitor systems, network, databases and Web for potential system breaches. Respond to alerts from information security tools. Report, investigate, and resolve security incidents. Recommend and implement changes to enhance systems security and prevent unauthorized access. Research security trends, new methods, and techniques used in unauthorized access of data in order to preemptively eliminate the possibility of system breach. May oversee internal or external systems security (i.e., cloud services). Ensure that customers and users have the right access to the right systems at the right times. Responsibilities:

  • Support of Data Loss Prevention (DLP) and experience with development of Microsoft (M365/O365) Security and Compliance capabilities
  • Monitoring, evaluating, and maintaining systems and procedures to safeguard internal information systems, networks, databases, and Web-based security.
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments and monitor systems, network, databases, and Web for potential performance and capability degradation.
  • Respond to alerts from monitoring tools. Report, investigate, and resolve security incidents.
  • Recommend and implement changes to enhance systems security and prevent unauthorized access. Research security trends, new methods, and techniques used in unauthorized access of data to preemptively minimize the possibility of system breaches.
  • Partner with required stakeholders to remediate DLP design, process, and technology gaps
  • Work in a leadership capacity, working directly with other departments to develop and implement information security policies, standards, and procedures.
  • Collaborate with multiple teams across multiple support tiers including desktop support, network, security, and information security teams, analyzing issues/incidents, establishing/working war rooms, diagnosing issue severity, computing problem resolution and recovery.
  • Resolve or work with SMEs to resolve issues. Responsibilities:
    • 2 or more years experience with any of the following: M365 configurations, SASE, and/ or Cloud experience. - -
    • 3 or more -years' experience with Data Loss Protection -or Data Protection platforms
    • 1 or more -years' experience with Splunk
    • Previous mentoring/ guidance experience
    • Experience working in an Agile workflow environment
    • 2 or more years of IT Security or Cyber Security experience in any of the following areas:
      • Incident Response
      • Email Security
      • Data Protection\Governance -
      • Cybersecurity threat detection, monitoring and reporting
      • Cyber Intelligence and Threat Hunting
      • Vulnerability Management Assets:
        • Python scripting experience Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SM *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy. - Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: -The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, -UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. #EISecurity

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, Chicago , Sr Information Security Engineer, Data Protection- Telecommute, Engineering , Chicago, Illinois

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